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SANDERSONS THROAT SPECIFIC PASTILLES
Sandersons throat Specific Pastilles.
QUALITATIVE AND QUANTITATIVE COMPOSITION
Active consituents Specification % quantity Unit
Purified Honey Vinegar of Squill Capsicum Tinctire Tolu Tincture Menthol Benzoic Acid Eucalyptus Oil Cinnamic Acid
B.P.C. B.P.C. B.P.C. B.P.C. B.P. B.P. B.P. B.P.C.
7.500 5.000 0.210 0.160 0.080 0.050 0.020 0.002
w/w v/w v/w v/w w/w w/w v/w v/w
Therapeutic indications For symptomatic relief of sore throat, hoarseness, loss of voice, catarrh.
Posology and method of administration One pastille to be dissolved slowly in the mouth as required. Not recommended for children under six years of age.
Can be used for the elderly. No dosage adjustment necessary in case of renal or liver insufficiency, dialysis, concomitant disease. No maximum tolerated daily dose or maximum dose for an entire course of therapy.
Contraindications None known.
Special warnings and precautions for use If symptoms persist beyond seven days consult your doctor.
Interaction with other medicinal products and other forms of interaction None known
Fertility, pregnancy and lactation The is no evidence of safety in human pregnancy, but the product has been in wide use for many years without apparent ill consequence. As with other medicines it may be used during this period provided the benefits outweigh the risks. No problems are anticipated during lactation.
Effects on ability to drive and use machines None Known.
Undesirable effects None Known.
Overdose No specific problem anticipated.
Pharmacodynamic properties None applicable.
Pharmacokinetic properties None applicable.
Preclinical safety data None applicable.
List of excipients Pastille base, consisting of :Granulated sugar. Glucose syrup. Modified starch B.P.C. (Maize and Tapioca starch) Cooking fat. Water.
Incompatibilities None Known
Shelf life As packaged for sale - 36 months
Special precautions for storage Store at room temperature not exceeding 25C.
Nature and contents of container Nett contents 45 gms Sealed bag in an individual carton.
Special precautions for disposal Not applicable.
MARKETING AUTHORISATION HOLDER
Sandersons (Chemists) Ltd. 37 Oakwood Drive Heaton Bolton BL1 5EE
MARKETING AUTHORISATION NUMBER(S)
DATE OF FIRST AUTHORISATION/RENEWAL OF THE AUTHORISATION
13th Febuary 1990
DATE OF REVISION OF THE TEXT
27th Febuary 1997
Source: Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency